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by vulture
Mon Feb 04, 2013 7:16 pm
Forum: Shaders / textures
Topic: Can't texture my map!
Replies: 34
Views: 29914

Re: Can't texture my map!

quick wrote:but found the solution by myself.

I think I just told you the solution.... :P
by vulture
Fri Feb 15, 2013 2:34 am
Forum: Mapping Discussions
Topic: What causes this error?
Replies: 5
Views: 8067

Re: What causes this error?

your attachment doesnt work, says I'm not authorized
by vulture
Wed Feb 20, 2013 2:26 pm
Forum: Radiant
Topic: Light the hole map and water
Replies: 34
Views: 29378

Re: Light the hole map and water

(1) I didnt see you specify a texture or other effect (like the embedded { }'s in xandaxs's post)
(2) you probably have some other brush underneath/inside your water brush that isn't nonsolid
by vulture
Wed Feb 20, 2013 4:18 pm
Forum: Radiant
Topic: Light the hole map and water
Replies: 34
Views: 29378

Re: Light the hole map and water

here is a VERY simple nonsolid shader: textures/vulture/tile00_hollow { q3map_lightImage textures/vulture/tile00.tga qer_editorImage textures/vulture/tile00.tga qer_trans 0.5 surfaceparm detail surfaceparm nonsolid { map textures/vulture/tile00.tga } { map $lightmap blendFunc filter } } just replace...
by vulture
Tue Apr 02, 2013 6:02 pm
Forum: Mapping Discussions
Topic: How to make the minimap?
Replies: 9
Views: 8700

Re: How to make the minimap?

if your own map doesn't show up, a common problem is that you're still seeing an older version of the generated minimap -- if you delete it, it will regenerate a fresh one
by vulture
Tue Apr 02, 2013 7:41 pm
Forum: Mapping Discussions
Topic: How to make the minimap?
Replies: 9
Views: 8700

Re: How to make the minimap?

(1) do you see a .tga at q3ut4\maps\YOURMAPNAME.tga ?
(2) do you have write permissions to that folder?
by vulture
Wed Apr 03, 2013 8:05 am
Forum: Mapping Discussions
Topic: How to make the minimap?
Replies: 9
Views: 8700

Re: How to make the minimap?

quick wrote:(2) Yes I'm admin on my computer...

Being admin is not the same as having write privledges... see if you can make a new text file or something in your q3ut4\maps folder WITHOUT clicking through any UAC prompts
by vulture
Mon Apr 08, 2013 6:21 pm
Forum: Shaders / textures
Topic: Error showing when trying to play the map
Replies: 7
Views: 8477

Re: Error showing when trying to play the map

make sure all your jpgs are "simple" -- no special encodings, no extra metadata, make sure you DISABLE "progressive" jpeg modes when saving your jpgs
by vulture
Mon Apr 08, 2013 7:29 pm
Forum: Shaders / textures
Topic: Error showing when trying to play the map
Replies: 7
Views: 8477

Re: Error showing when trying to play the map

the program you saved them with....
by vulture
Tue Apr 09, 2013 2:08 pm
Forum: Shaders / textures
Topic: Error showing when trying to play the map
Replies: 7
Views: 8477

Re: Error showing when trying to play the map

It's fairly common for net images to use progressive, so you will often at the very least have to re-encode them. I'd also check their size to try to normalize it to something convenient for q3 offset/scaling. Try move ALL of your textures out of your texture folder and see if it still crashes. If o...